Herndon Home (NRIS 00000261)

Address: 587 University Place, NW, Atlanta, GA. County/parish: Fulton.

2 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places February 16, 2000.

From Wikipedia:

Herndon Home
Herndon Home was the Atlanta, Georgia, mansion home of Alonzo Franklin Herndon, a rags-to-riches hero who was born into slavery, but went on to become Atlanta's first black millionaire. He founded the Atlanta Life Insurance Company. (read more...)


  • Herndon, Adrienne McNeil

Architectural styles:

  • Classical Revival

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • Herndon, Adrienne McNeil, and Norris
  • Herndon, Alonzo Franklin